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Antique Kora (stringed musical instrument) from West Africa
This is a Kora, a stringed musical instrument from West Africa. Kora is a mandinka harp built from a large calabash cut in half and covered with cow skin to make a resonator with a long hardwood neck. This particular piece was brought from Ghana. It is 26" long and 8" wide. It can be played or used just as a decoration because of its unusual nature.
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